The Hon John Brumby
Chairman and Director
The Hon John Brumby was the former Premier of Victoria, Australia (2007 – 2010) and has immense experience in public life serving for more than 10 years as Treasurer and then Premier of Victoria, as well as seven years in the Federal Parliament as a member of the Hawke Government.
In Government, Mr Brumby was a champion of science, technology and innovation with major new investments in the Australian Synchrotron, the new Florey Neuroscience Centre, the $250 million BioResource Centre, the Australian Centre for Regenerative Medicine, the expansion of WEHI and the new $1 billion Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre.
Since retiring from politics, Mr Brumby has continued his active support for innovation and medical research, Chairs a number of for profit and not for profit organisations and is widely published on a range of issues.